how to pronounce contemplating


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the above transcription of contemplating is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

contemplating is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of contemplating in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… and also is he also contemplating a …”

meanings of contemplating


  1. Present participle of contemplate.

contemplating frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word contemplating occurs in english on average 5.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics contemplating can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that contemplating can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to contemplating


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